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One of the greatest actors in all of film history, Al Pacino established himself during one of film's greatest decades, the 1970s, and has become an enduring and iconic figure in the world of American movies. Pacino was born on April 25, 1940, in the Bronx, New York, to an Italian-American family. His parents, Rose (Gerardi) and Sal Pacino, ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 38 wins & 60 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Beyond Deceit (completed)
 2013 Phil Spector (TV Movie)
Phil Spector
 2003 Gigli
 1995 Two Bits
 1990 The Local Stigmatic
 1973 Serpico
 1973 Scarecrow
 1969 Me, Natalie
 1968 N.Y.P.D. (TV Series)
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- Deadly Circle of Violence (1968) ... John James
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Played Murph in "The Indian Wants the Bronx" by Israel Horovitz on Broadway at the Astor Place Theatre, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. NOTE: Won the Obie Award for Best Actor. See more »

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6 Biographical Movies | 4 Print Biographies | 23 Interviews | 33 Articles | 9 Pictorials | 27 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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I've always believed, I always hoped . . . I don't think I know what I'm saying when I say this, but I was hoping that we could have a museum where we had films. That there was a museum where films were, like, hung. Like paintings. And you went to the museum. I got the movie The Local Stigmatic (1990) that I made. It's 52 minutes and everybody has seen it now because I've personally got them in ... See more »


Turned down the lead role of Roy Neary in Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) See more »


Diminutive frame, off-set by his formidable bearing See more »



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